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Assumpta Serna

A career that has spanned over 65 films, plays and television appearances almost too numerous to count, has earned Assumpta Serna more than twenty best actress awards around the world (Spain, France, Italy, USA, Mexico, Argentina, Chile and Uruguay). She has acted in Theatre and movies in six different languages in over 20 countries. She is a board member of the European Film Academy and both a member of the American Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences and the Spanish Academy of Cinema. She was recently elected President of AISGE, the organization in Spain that deals with the task of managing and protecting the intellectual property rights of 4600 actor members.A few of her many films are: Almodovar's Matador, the 1993 Spanish Oscar entry The Fencing Master, her American award-winning performance in Maria Luisa Bemberg's film, I, the Worst of All, The Craft for Columbia, Sam Fuller's _Day of Reckoning (1994) (TV)_ , Wild Orchid (1990), opposite Mickey Rourke, _Nostradamus (1994/I)_ , with Rutger Hauer and F. Murray Abraham, Circle of Passions, with Max Von Sydow, Short Cut to Paradise with Charles Dance, and stars opposite British actor, Sean Bean, in the Napoleonic epic Sharpe's Rifles (1993) (TV), a British film-series aired on PBS.In 1997 Serna took up writing. Her first book, Screenacting, was followed by Monologues in V.O and her third book is in the works. After the release of her first book she began teaching workshops in Universities and Film Schools on the subjects of "Acting for Camera", "Directing Actors" and "The Script and the Actor". She currently divides her time between her acting career, presidential duties at AISGE, teaching work and developing projects.

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Teresa Teresa
  • Actor
2014
No Score Yet Rossini! Rossini!
  • Actor
2014
No Score Yet La Vida En Una Pecera
  • Actor
2013
No Score Yet The PianoTuner of EarthQuakes
  • Actor
2010
50% Uncertainty
  • Sylvia Montero
2009
No Score Yet Un si beau voyage
  • Pilar
2008
44% The Piano Tuner of Earthquakes
  • Assumpta
2006
No Score Yet Henry VIII
  • Actor
2003
No Score Yet Bullfighter
  • Ahandra
2003
No Score Yet The Journeyman
  • Cleopatra
2001
No Score Yet Pourquoi pas moi? (Why Not Me?)
  • Lili's Mother
1998
No Score Yet Hidden Assassin (The Shooter)
  • Marta
1996
No Score Yet Managua
  • Martha
1996
50% The Craft
  • Lirio
1996
No Score Yet One Hundred and One Nights
  • Furtive and Friendly Appearance
1995
No Score Yet Desvío al paraíso
  • Maria
1994
No Score Yet Sharpe's Enemy
  • Actor
1994
69% The New Age
  • Actor
1994
No Score Yet Sharpe's Company
  • Actor
1994
43% Nostradamus
  • Anne
1993
No Score Yet Sharpe's Eagle
  • Actor
1993
No Score Yet Sharpe's Rifles
  • Actor
1993
No Score Yet Der grüne Heinrich (Green Henry)
  • Judith
1993
No Score Yet El Maestro de esgrima (The Fencing Master)
  • Adela
1992
No Score Yet Extramuros
  • Guest
1992
No Score Yet Chain of Desire
  • Cleo
1992
No Score Yet Revolver
  • Countess Rossetti
1992
No Score Yet I, the Worst of All
  • Juana Ines de la Cruz
1990
12% Wild Orchid
  • Hanna Munch
1990
89% Matador
  • María
1986
43% Pepi, Luci, Bom and Other Girls Like Mom (Pepi, Luci, Bom y otras chicas del montón)
  • Actor
1980
No Score Yet El asesino a sueldo
  • Actor

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2015
  • Catherine of Aragon
No Score Yet Borgia
2011-2014
  • Vannozza Catanei Vannozza Cattanei

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